Gait Trainer

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Abduction Board.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Short straight board fastened to the floor to stop a child's legs from crossing while learning to walk. Instructions for making an abduction board of plywood about 6 inches high and adjustable length. It is held to the floor with angle brackets. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Aids for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 98-99. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC

Ableware 704021048 Gait Belt-Striped-48"

Gait Belt-Striped 48 inches is designed for to help health care providers and caregivers to move patients from one surface to another. 

Ableware 704021054 Gait Belt-Striped-54"

Gait Belt-Striped-54 inches is designed to assist health care professionals and caregivers with transferring patients from one surface to another. 

Autostep

The AutoStep is a gait trainer designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities. This unit cues proper stepping patterns for individuals with high or low function. The unit attaches to many walkers, including all Rifton Pacers (not included; see entry) and most LiteGait models on and off the treadmill, and provides a constant symmetric cue for the user to achieve a more symmetrical gait pattern. Adjustable tension bands attach to the user's feet to accommodate

Bronco Walker

The Bronco Walker is a child walker designed for outdoor use. This walker features a wide, stable base with four widely-spaced smooth-running wheels with large outdoor tires. Each wheel has brakes and directional stabilizers for safety. Other features include a removable back support, padded lateral supports, a handrest bar, padded armrests and handles, padded lateral supports, and an attendant handle. The unit disassembles for transport and storage. SIZES: Size 0 for children ages 0 to 3, size

Comet Anterior Gait Trainer (Models Co 2000, Co 2100, & Co 2200)

The Comet Anterior Gait Trainer is a gait trainer designed for use by children and adults with walking disabilities. This unit features a seat harness that supports users who cannot stand completely independently, a pelvic stabilizer, and ankle prompts to prevent leg scissoring. The unit is height adjustable and is equipped with a positioning bar to provide depth adjustability. Variable resistance tabs control the speed of the gait trainer and help align an asymmetrical gait pattern. This traine

Crocodile Gait Trainer

The Crocodile Gait Trainer is designed for use in developing the walking skills of children with cerebral palsy or balance, neurological, or lower extremity disabilities. Standard features include a folding frame, anti-reverse locks, a height- adjustable back frame, rotational hand grips, directional lockout, and large solid wheels. OPTIONS: Sling seat; fold down seat; anti-tips; forearm supports with hand grips; and pelvic supports. SIZES: Sizes 1 and 2. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Size 1 is 28.75 x 24.5

Dynamic Parapodium

The Dynamic Paradium is parapodium designed for use by individuals with paraparesis and paraplegia. A Parapodium is a type of orthosis equipped with a large base and is used to assist individuals with lower extremity and trunk paralysis in assuming an upright position without the additional support of crutches. The Dynamic Parapodium is designed to enable users to gain vertical position of the body while allowing for active rehabilitation and movement. The device is composed of a frame with late

Electronic Tactile Balance Vest

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype electronic tactile balance vest for individuals with balance disabilities. Researchers at UCLA’s Center for Advanced Surgical and Interventional Technology (CASIT) are developing a vest that could improve the rehabilitation process while an individual is at the clinic and then go home with them afterward. UCLA's tactile vest is self-contained and portable, sporting the electronic control system, accelerometers across the shoulders, and pneu

Gait Trainer For Children With Cerebral Palsy

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a gait trainer for children with cerebral palsy (CP). The gait trainer is designed to improve a child's gait and encourage normal gait motion. The prototype was tested with two children at the Nisonger Center in Columbus, Ohio. The main design requirement for the prototype gait trainer was to enable the user to stand with proper postural alignment and to encourage the child to support most of their own weight, leading to increased muscle

Hugn-Go (Models 100, 200 & 350)

The HugN-Go, models 100, 200 and 350, is a walker with an incorporated sit to stand lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities. This walker can lift a user from a sitting to standing position and and then provides support as the user walks. The lift mechanism is controlled with a handheld pendant. The unit's integrated sit-to-stand lift can help the user to move in and out of a chair or wheelchair, on and off the toilet, from a seated position on

Kickstart Walking System

The Kickstart Walking System is an exoskeletal orthosis and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or walking disabilities or neurological injuries or disabilities such as stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, or muscular dystrophy. Worn over clothing, this custom-fabricated orthosis helps the user regain his or her ability to walk by providing a boost of energy to help swing the leg forward at each step, reinforcing correct walking mo

Litegait I (Models 200E & 200P)

The LiteGait I, models 200E and 200P, is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer designed for use with adults and youth with balance, lower extremity, neurological, or walking disabilities. This device is intended to enable therapists to safely train individuals in posture, gait, balance, and the use of assistive ambulation devices such as canes, crutches, and walkers. This unit enables the user to progress from partial to full weight bearing and may be used over ground or with treadmills.

Litegait I (Models 260E & 360E)

The LiteGait I, models 260E and 360E, is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer designed for use with individuals with balance, lower extremity, neurological, or walking disabilities. This device is intended to enable therapists to safely train individuals in posture, gait, balance, and the use of assistive ambulation devices such as canes, crutches, and walkers. This unit enables the user to progress from partial to full weight bearing and may be used over ground or with treadmills. The u

Litegait I (Models 400E & 400Es)

The LiteGait I, models 400E and 400ES, is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer designed for use with individuals with balance, lower extremity, neurological, or walking disabilities. This device is intended to enable therapists to safely train individuals in posture, gait, balance, and the use of assistive ambulation devices such as canes, crutches, and walkers. This unit enables the user to progress from partial to full weight bearing and may be used over ground or with treadmills. The

Litegait Jr. (Models Jr 150 & Jr 200)

The LiteGait Junior is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer designed for use by larger children with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or walking disabilities. This unit provides supported gait training for ambulatory pediatric users, and can be used to help improve gait patterns, posture, balance, muscle strength, and overall endurance levels. The unit comes with a harness that fits girths from 17 to 33 inches (model Jr 150) or 22 to 45 inches (model Jr 200). Locking straps allow

Litegait Mx (Models Lg100Mx, Lg200Mx, & Lg300Mx)

LiteGait is a suspension ambulation aid and gait trainer with powered lift designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities or stroke. The unit has a power lift mechanism built into the supportive arms, which can be adjusted manually. The power lift provides up to 18 inches (models LG100MX and LG200MX) or 24 inches (model LG300MX) of lift to bring the user from sit to stand. The unit comes with an adjustable harness that fits girths from 17 to 33 inches (m

Lokomatnano

LokomatNano is a robotic gait training system designed for use by individuals with stroke, brain injury, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, or other mobility, neurological or walking disabilities. The system consists of a robotic gait orthosis that guides the user's legs on a treadmill according to a pre-programmed physiological gait pattern. The guidance can be individually adjusted to the user's abilities and can be reduced according to the user’s improvement. The Levi dynamic body weight sys

Lokomatpro (Versions 5 & 6)

LokomatPro, versions 5 and 6, are robotic gait training systems designed for use by individuals with stroke, brain injury, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, or other mobility, neurological or walking disabilities. The system consists of a robotic gait orthosis that guides the user's legs on a treadmill according to a pre-programmed physiological gait pattern. The guidance can be individually adjusted to the user's abilities and can be reduced according to the user’s improvement. A dynamic body

Mags Suspension Vest (Model 695 Shbd)

The MAGS Suspension Vest, model 695 SHBD, is a suspension ambulation aid designed for use in assisted walking, unweighting therapy, gait training, and stroke and spinal cord rehabilitation with people who have lower extremity, mobility or walking disabilities or spinal cord injury. Using a "Chinese finger trap" methodology, the vest grips the torso when upward force is applied, preventing the vest from sliding upward. Each of the vest's suspension straps can be adjusted independently, allowing f

Meywalk (Models 104175 & 104173)

The Meywalk is a gait trainer designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. This gait trainer has a dynamic spring assist movement which allows children to facilitate a more natural gait pattern as they step down into toe-off and heel strike, while assisting them to lift and swing through. This device also features a lift assembly for assisted transfers from wheelchair height. Other features include larger back wheels, front swivel caster wheels with swivel caster locks,

Minwalk I & Minwalk Ii (Models 106061 & 106062)

The Minwalk I, model 106061, and the Minwalk II, model 106062, are gait trainers designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. These gait trainers have a dynamic spring assist movement which allows children to facilitate a more natural gait pattern as they step down into toe-off and heel strike, while assisting them to lift and swing through. Both models feature larger back wheels, front swivel caster wheels with swivel caster locks, adjustable-height trunk support, a height-adjustab

Mustang Seat

Mustang Seat is an interior/posterior gait trainer designed for use by children learning to walk with mobility disabilities. It is designed to provide upper body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior configuration and full upright support in the posterior configuration. There is a slight forward leaning position and built-in suspension that stimulates the natural walking pattern. There is a 30 degree center bar for added positioning. The Mustang Seat is a fol

Original Lift Walker, The

The Original Lift Walker is a walker with lifter designed for use by children and adults with mobility disabilities. This device also functions as a mobile stander, a gait trainer, a transfer assist, and a toilet assist. The hydraulic lifter eliminates the need for manual lifting. The height-adjustable walker is constructed of powder-coated mild steel tubing and disassembles for transport. Standard features include a U-shaped base (available in narrow or standard) with four caster wheels, a choi

Rapid Rehab Smart Insole

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype "smart" shoe insole for individuals with prosthetic legs or individuals undergoing rehabilitation after hip fracture or replacement to correct their gait. University of Utah engineering professor, Stacy Bamberg, has developed the Rapid Rehab smart shoe insole to correct the gait of people who have prosthetic legs or people in rehabilitation after hip fracture or replace. The Rapid Rehab insole consists of a custom gel insole embedded with f

Rex Recumbent Elliptical

The REX Recumbent Elliptical is an exercise machine designed for use in physical therapy or wellness programs. The unit is designed to be used by individuals of all ages and abilities while meeting the needs of seniors in senior centers, retirement communities, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, and long term care facilities. Its smooth, natural knee movement replicates climbing stairs to improve functional gait. The unit also provides knee-to-elbow core exercise. Exercise is bi-directio

Rifton Pacer Gait Trainer Large (Model K503)

The Rifton Pacer Gait Trainer Large, model K503, is a gait trainer designed for use by children and adults with walking and balance disabilities. This gait trainer features five supportive prompts that provide weight-bearing assistance and alignment. The prompts mount on the top bar with clamps, and can be removed when they are no longer needed. The basic unit is a lightweight, folding aluminum frame with a stable U-shaped base with four large-diameter caster wheels. The casters have separate co

Rifton Pacer Gait Trainer Medium (Model K502)

The Rifton Pacer Gait Trainer Medium, model K502, is a gait trainer designed for use by children and adults with walking and balance disabilities. This walker features five supportive prompts that provide weight-bearing assistance and alignment. The prompts mount on the top bar with clamps, and can be removed when they are no longer needed. The basic unit is a lightweight, folding aluminum frame with a stable U-shaped base with four large-diameter caster wheels. The casters have separate control

Rifton Pacer Gait Trainer Small (Model K501)

The Rifton Pacer gait Trainer Small, model K501, is a gait trainer designed for use by children with walking and balance disabilities. This gait trainer features five supportive prompts that provide weight-bearing assistance and alignment. The prompts mount on the top bar with clamps, and can be removed when they are no longer needed. The basic unit is a lightweight aluminum frame with a stable U-shaped base with four large-diameter caster wheels. The casters have separate control features for b

Rifton Pacer Xl (Model K504)

The Rifton Pacer XL is a gait trainer designed for use by adults with walking and balance disabilities. This gait trainer features five supportive prompts that provide weight-bearing assistance and alignment. The prompts mount on the top bar with clamps, and can be removed when they are no longer needed. The basic unit is an aluminum and steel folding frame with a stable U-shaped base with four large-diameter caster wheels. The casters have separate control features for brake, swivel lock, varia

Robotic Corbys Platform Orthosis

-- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered orthosis designed to move a stroke patient's legs in response to feedback from the brain. Stroke treatment often includes therapists retraining a person's body by repeatedly lifting his or her legs, guiding them through a proper walking pattern. The European Union funded the CORBYS project, which aims to make such therapy easier by developing a powered orthosis to move the stroke patient's legs in response to feedback from the br

Sara Plus

The SARA Plus is a powered transfer lift and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility or walking disabilities or spinal cord injury. The ergonomic design and powered features are designed to enable a single caregiver to provide care during routine handling activities such as transfers and toileting. The SARA Plus lift features powered opening and closing of the chassis, dual controls, low-friction castors with rear brakes, and an emergency stop and sys

Snug Seat Mustang Gait Trainer

The Mustang is an anterior/posterior gait trainer designed to provide positioning and support for children with neurological and motor disabilities such as cerebral palsy and spina bifida while they learn the skills of stepping/walking. The Mustang provides excellent upper body support and adjustable angle positioning for forward tilt in the anterior (front) configuration and full upright support in the posterior (rear) configuration. A variety of positioning accessories are available for childr

Star Posterior Gait Trainer (Models Sr 3000, Sr 3100, & Sr 3200)

The Star Posterior Gait Trainer, models SR 3000, SR 3100 and SR 3200, is a gait trainer designed for use by children and adults with neurological, walking, balance, or mobility disabilities. Features on all models include a seat harness that supports individuals who cannot stand completely on their own, a pelvic stabilizer, a positioning bar to provide adjustable depth, ankle prompts to inhibit leg scissoring, vertical handgrips, and variable resistance tabs to control the speed of the gait trai

Sure Foot

The Sure Foot is an all-terrain offset cane and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with walking or balance disabilities. For stability, the cane has a wide, rectangular tip base that utilizes Sole Guard by Cat's Paw for skid resistance. The cane can be used on most surfaces, including stairs, grass, mud, stones, and snow and ice, and features a height-adjustable, straight shaft with an offset curved, cushioned handgrip and handle. DIMENSIONS: The rectangular tip base provides 18 square

Sure Step

The Sure Step is an all-terrain offset cane and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with walking or balance disabilities. For stability, the cane has a wide, rectangular tip base that utilizes Sole Guard by Cat's Paw for skid resistance. The cane can be used on most surfaces, including stairs, grass, mud, stones, grating, and snow and ice, and features a height-adjustable, straight shaft with an offset curved, cushioned handgrip and handle. SIZES: Junior and standard. DIMENSIONS: The re

Tibion Bionic Leg

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a powered knee orthosis for individuals with neuromuscular disabilities, arthritis, or people recovering from surgery or stroke. The device is indicated in the United States for use by rehabilitation centers as a training aid in helping recover a proper walking gait. Software that controls the knee has been rewritten specifically to work for stroke rehab. The system is currently undergoing a 24-patient trial at New York Presbyterian Hosp

Up N' Go (Adult And Bariatric)

The Up n' Go is a walker with lifter and gait trainer designed for use by adults with cerebral palsy, brain injury, or neurological, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This unit consists of a mobility unit which is a wheeled walking frame with a wide U-shaped base with four casters, a suspension unit, and gas springs. The suspension unit is a carefully-designed harness that is designed to be comfortable to wear while sitting or standing and to be easy to put on or take off. The back side

Up N' Go (Toddler, Pediatric, & Youth)

The Up n' Go is a walker with lifter and gait trainer designed for use by children and youth with cerebral palsy, brain injury, or neurological, lower extremity, or walking disabilities. This unit consists of a mobility unit which is a wheeled walking frame with a wide U-shaped base with four casters, a suspension unit, and gas springs. The suspension unit is a carefully-designed harness that is designed to be comfortable to wear while sitting or standing and to be easy to put on or take off. Th

Vector Gait & Safety System

Vector Gait & Safety System is designed for individuals recovering from stroke, amputations, orthopedic injuries and spinal cord injuries. Patient falls are the number one risk during the rehabilitation process and contribute to a loss of confidence, anxiety, activity restriction and injury. The Vector Gait and Safety System® helps to promote patient mobility and independence while reducing the risk of injury to both patients and therapists. Leveraging dynamic body weight support (DBWS),

Vivo

Vivo is a combination gait trainer and balance training device designed for use by children with balance and walking disabilities. With its pony head that bounces when the unit moves and beaded mane and tail, this device captures a child's imagination. This device is available as a combination unit, as a rocker unit only, or as a walker unit only. When used as a rocking horse style device, the unit promotes balance reaction skills and upper body postural development. The soft, upholstered seat b

Walkable (Models Wk75 & Wk100)

The WalkAble, models WK75 and WK100, is a suspension ambulation aid designed for use by children with mobility and walking disabilities. The device consists of an open wheeled base supporting a body suspension harness, enabling the child to be safely supported while walking over ground or on a treadmill. In combination with an appropriate training program, the WalkAble can help improve the user's gait patterns, posture, balance, muscle strength and overall endurance levels. The WalkAble unit is

Walker

The Walker is a standing aid and gait trainer designed for use by individuals with balance, lower extremity, mobility, or walking disabilities or stroke. The Walker is available with a hydraulic or power lift mechanism that lifts using a U-shaped table for arm support and safety straps that support the user in the crotch. It also has a foldable spade seat that can assist in lifting. One the user, is standing, the Walker can be used as a gait trainer. It has four casters that feature a straight

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